Sofia is an AmeriCorps member from Equality California. After moving from Michigan at eighteen, she pursued a Bachelor’s in English. She just graduated from San Diego State University with a Master’s in Children’s Literature. In graduate school, she wrote her portfolio on HIV and memorial in queer young adult literature. Her new favorite books are My Dearest Darkest by Kayla Cottingham and The Initial Insult by Mindy McGinnis. You can be sure to find her playing with her dogs in the backyard or bringing back one too many books home from the library.